- Quick Way to Tackle Weeds. Swallow, Andrew // Farmers Weekly;4/11/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 14, p52
Syngenta AG has promised faster grassweed control in sugar beet and oilseed through its new Fusilade fluazifop-p-butyl formulation, Fusilade Max. It contains only half the amount of active ingredient, so application rate will be double that of Fusilade 250EW. For emerging volunteer cereals, wild...
- Tropical sugar beet flourishes in India. // TCE: The Chemical Engineer;Oct2007, Issue 796, p12
The article reports on the sugar beet produced in India by agribusiness company Syngenta, which can flourish in previously uncultivatable climatic conditions. The new crop creates important agronomic and environmental advantages for Indian farming and the Indian economy. According to Syngenta,...
- Syngenta introduces new sugarbeet varieties for 2014. // Farmer;Feb2014, Vol. 132 Issue 2, p37
The article discusses the launch of several HilleshÃ¶g-brand sugarbeet varieties with Rhizoctonia and Aphanomyces nematode tolerance from Syngenta AG in 2014 including the 4302RR variety, the 4303RR variety and the 4448RR variety.
- EU beet extension. Abel, Charles // Farmers Weekly;1/24/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 4, p45
Reports on the European Union's approval of a derogation to extend the deadline for sugar beet growers with unharvested waterlogged crops.
- EU aid plan for sugar beet growers to give up quota. // Farmers Weekly;5/11/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 19, p8
The article reports on the call of the European Union (EU) for sugar beet growers to surrender their quotas directly to Brussels, Belgium under its proposals aimed to cut surpluses and the need for export subsidies. The proposals include a plan to allow growers to apply directly for aid from the...
- Compromise on sugar to end growers' uncertainty. King, Jane // Farmers Weekly;11/25/2005, Vol. 143 Issue 22, p3
The article discusses the status of sugar beet growers and its implications for the agricultural sector in Great Britain. European Union farm ministers will meet in Brussels, Belgium to propose a deal on sugar reform. The government must do enough to ensure that its deal with the European...
- Quota cuts frustrate sugar beet growers. // Farmers Weekly;10/25/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 17, p5
Deals with the frustration of Great Britain sugar beet growers to a quota cut agreed by the European Union and the World Trade Organization. French surpluses of sugar beet to be turned into bio-ethanol.
- 'One off' sugar beet quota cut. Clarke, Philip // Farmers Weekly;3/10/2006, Vol. 144 Issue 10, p11
The article reports on another percentage of quota reduction being faced by sugar beet growers in Great Britain as of March 10, 2006. The reduction is planned to implement via the voluntary restructuring scheme under a sugar reform. The European Union is planning to reduce total sugar production...
- Still time to air sugar views. Long, Edward // Farmers Weekly;12/19/2003, Vol. 139 Issue 25, p15
Reports on the call for sugar beet growers to lobby the government to minimize the potential damage which the European Union reform of the sugar regime could inflict on the British industry. Warning given by the British Sugar and the National Farmers' Union for farmers about the deadline of the...